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Pretoria, South Africa
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186 reviews
76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in town after visiting the incredible Valley of Desolation. The accommodation is clean, comfortable and great value for money. Would definitely recommend for a traveller looking for a good budget option.

Thank Albie H
New Mexico
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505 reviews
78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 5 nights at Stemar and it was a delightful experience. The owners are very friendly but not intrusive, the GH is in a very quiet and safe neighborhood, and it is an easy walk into the middle of town. Graaf-Reinert is truly a gem of a town (The Jewel of the Karoo) filled with terrific restaurants and friendly... More 

Thank NewMexicoSilverqueen
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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51 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This is a very good value for money self-catering guest house in Graaff-Reinet. The owners are very friendly, and the garden is very pretty and peaceful. My room was clean and comfortable, and the bed very cozy. My daughter and I shared a room with a double bed and a single bed, plus there a full kitchen and full bathroom.... More 

Thank Julie A
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Nice and clean facility with beautiful historical surroundings. The service is very helpful and friendly and made us feel at home at once. Bathroom and kitchen facility is adequate clean and neat. Lots of secure parking available as well.. Well worth the money and we will come stay over here again...

Thank Mark1bol
Pretoria, South Africa
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Stemar offers a value-for-money stopover on the long road. The rooms are perfect for families, but as a solo traveler I was pleased that a single occupancy rate is available (except in December when it is peak season). The kitchenette is well equipped and units have a pleasant verandah with table and chairs around the lovely communal garden. The owners... More 

2 Thank mtcleroux
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84 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

what a charming place to stay overnight on our way down to Stilbay. very friendly owners who makes you feel at home! would have been perfect if the place had a proper stove though, as the two plate hot plate is inadequte for a proper meal. We were referred to a lovely restaurant by the owners, which we are grateful... More 

Thank cuteeccentriclady
Kempton Park, South Africa
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44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2014

After a long day of traveling, late in the evening and desperate for cheap accommodation, we were referred to Stemar. Not sure what to expect, the surprise that followed was much needed. Don’t judge a book by its cover. At first glance the house does not look like much, but once you are guided through to your room by the... More 

4 Thank BurnyE
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

We were on our way to a wedding in Prieska from PE. We were only able to leave after work, so decided to sleep over in Graaff Reinet. Stemar looked acceptable, since we were just looking for a bed. We were very surprised at how spacious our unit (nr 2) was. The unit sleeps 3, has a braai where you... More 

1 Thank Louise K
Destin, Florida
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33 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Very clean and comfortable self-catering room. Owner was very helpful in picking me up at 4:00 am at the bus station and dropping me off at a similar time. The B&B is in a very pleasant part of Graaff-Reinet. Highly recommended.

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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 February 2011

It was a very pleasant stay, in a quiet neighbourhood away from the busy roads. The room was clean and neat and fitted with air-con which is always a must! Will go back anytime!!!

Thank Adaan

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  • Kitchenette
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the historic and culture rich town of Graaff – Reinet, STEMAR Self Catering Guest House offers accommodation in Graaff Reinet offers every visitor the same hospitality and acquaintance that was the foundation of this small Karoo town in 1786. No other accommodation in Graaff-Reinet offers you as much comfort and “home away from home” feeling, as this guest house does. Get back to nature…. Visit our national park and view the stunning array of game species visible in the Camdeboo National Park in Graaff-Reinet. Enjoy various adventure filled activities in and around Graaff-Reinet, or just browse through all the museums that capture the history of our region and town, Graaff-Reinet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stemar Self Catering Guest House

Address: 1 Rothman Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Graaff-Reinet
Price Range: €32 - €38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Stemar Self Catering Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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“There are only a couple of rooms and they all appear to be good.”
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